King Midas

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King Midas
Midas.png
Fixer
Man with the Golden Touch
Contact Owner User:Dusk
Connection 6
Public Contact? Yes
Archetype Fixer
Location Seattle
Metatype Elf
Awakened/Emerged Awakened (Adept)
Sex Male
Age Unknown
Preferred Payment Method Nuyen, Gold, Jewels, Foci.
Hobbies/Vice Gambling, Aggressive acquisition / Greed
Personal Life Married and Divorced (multiple times)
Faction Laesa Syndicate
Aspects Golden Touch
Midas' Riches
King Of Hedonism
Elven Network
Social Adept
Laesa Syndicate Member
Expert Negotiator

Overview

Midas is a "social adept" and the proud owner of the strip club "Midas' Palace", located in Tarislar Seattle. He is a greedy elf, decked in gold ornaments. Besides his fine establishment, he also works in the shadows as a well connected fixer. Whether you want information, gear, or a place to stay; all can be arranged..for a price and Midas' services don't come cheap. Midas has considerable connections within Tir Tairngire, Tir na nOg and Tarislar. Midas is a sarcastic asshole but understands investments well and will save runners with exceptional abilities regardless of their metatype. He has an obsession with gold and will accept gold or expensive jewels as an alternative payment to nuyen.

Aspects

Aspect Description
Social Adept Midas is an adept with focus on social powers. Midas gains +2 dice on all active social checks.
Golden Touch +2 dice for gear acquisition rolls which are availability 15 or above.
Midas' Riches Midas' is an awakened, rich bastard of an elf that hoards magical items like a dragon, to the point that people claim he's an illegitimate son of a Tir Na Nog prince. Midas says these "claims" are of course "untrue". Take them as you will. +2 dice for gear acquisition rolls of foci or other magical goods.
King Of Hedonism Midas is well versed in the ways of pleasure, hedonism and the "good life". +2 to any rolls involving bars, clubs, gambling, prostitution, underworld, smuggling, drugs, sprawl life, shadow community and immortal elves.
Elven Network Midas has an extensive network of contacts in both Tirs as well as Tarislar. +2 dice to networking rolls to get in touch with an elven contact.
Laesa Syndicate Member +2 dice to networking rolls to get in touch with a Laesa contact.
Expert Negotiator +2 dice when negotiating for himself or on behalf of another character.

Dicepools

Dicepools
Knowledge Checks 6 + Loyalty + Aspects - Notoriety
Active Checks 4 + Loyalty + Aspects - Notoriety
Gear Acquisition Checks 10 + Loyalty + Aspects - Notoriety
Networking Checks 14 + Loyalty + Aspects - Notoriety


Faction(s)

Laesa Syndicate

Player Characters with this Contact

NameLoyaltyChips
Beakman1Even
Clover3Even
Dolos1Even
Doris1Even
John from IT1Even
Kani1Even
Moth5Even
Rabbit3Even
Usagi1Even

Moth is his daughter

NPC who know this contact

Narrative Significant Runs

NameGMMetaplotDate of Run
50 Leagues Under the WavesChrisst111The Month the Streets Ran Red9 October 2081
Scorched EarthSedatedAliceThe Farm and The Furious30 July 2081
A Walk in the WoodsPillareString Theocracy16 July 2081
When I Needed YouOB13 July 2081
All-Nighter!KoreanBBQ9 July 2081
Taco Temple Timed TrackZombonoThrilling Tale To The Taco Temple Twisted Titular Tarot Theorizes1 July 2081
All Our DaysPillareString Theocracy27 June 2081
Booze Cruise 2: Explosive BoogalooChrisst11111 June 2081
ShindigKryosite7 June 2081
Adversaries: Night at the MuseumDoc McGuffinsAdversaries1 June 2081
Code 8Doc McGuffinAdversaries24 May 2081
Syndicate SynergyAurora23 May 2081
Put a Ring on ItGhostlinA Matter of Multiple Engagements23 May 2081
Bellevue BlundersDarklorddiabloGet off our Lawn10 May 2081
Burning Down the Dollhousetkul19 March 2081
The Gift Horsetkul7 March 2081
Where's the Beef?Purkinje6 March 2081
IdolatryRyncewynde8828 February 2081


... more about "King Midas"
Social Adept +, Golden Touch +, Midas' Riches +, King Of Hedonism +, Elven Network +, Laesa Syndicate Member +  and Expert Negotiator +
Social Adept +, Golden Touch +, Midas' Riches +, King Of Hedonism +, Elven Network +, Laesa Syndicate Member +  and Expert Negotiator +